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Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671.
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Verrill, A. E.
1900
Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species
Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences
10(2): 595-671
Publication
Kristian Fauchald's Polychaeta DB
Annelida content begins on p.598. There is one plate (LXX = 70), but no Annelida plate figures. p.598: "The annelids are numerous at Bermuda, but our collection has not yet been fully studied. It includes over 110 species."
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArabella maculosa Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArabella iricolor (Montagu, 1804) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricia setosa Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaineris setosa (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus (Proceraea) simplex Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus pseudosimplex Augener, 1922 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxiothella (Clymenella) somersi Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxiothella somersi (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis lamellifera Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysopetalum elegans Bush in Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBhawania goodei Webster, 1884 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus (Audouinia) (Quatrefages, 1865) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia Hartman, 1936 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus (Audouinia) capillaris Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia capillaris (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus (Audouinia) websteri Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia capillaris (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene cingulata Ehlers, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenopsis cingulata (Ehlers, 1887) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene cirrata Ehlers, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenura cirrata (Ehlers, 1887) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene producta Lewis, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroclymene producta (Lewis, 1897) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenopsis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenopsis cingulata (Ehlers, 1887) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenura Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenura cirrata (Ehlers, 1887) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmosyllis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis Malmgren, 1867 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmosyllis longisetosa Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis longisetosa (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmosyllis tenera (Verrill, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis tenera Verrill, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis fragilis (Webster, 1879) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuclymene coronata Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulalia megalops Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia (Polymniella) Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymniella Verrill, 1900 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia (Polymniella) aurantiaca Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymniella aurantiaca (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis (Synsyllis) Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis (Synsyllis) longigularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynsyllis longigularis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis (Synsyllis) viridula Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynsyllis longigularis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubea Quatrefages, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvatoria McIntosh, 1885 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubeosyllis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalvatoria McIntosh, 1885 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubeosyllis nitidula Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrania nitidula (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubeosyllis rugulosa Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrania rugulosa (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrymaea Malmgren, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma M. Sars in G.O. Sars, 1872 (status source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis palpata Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis spongicola (Grube, 1855) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemisyllis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemisyllis dispar Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis spongicola (Grube, 1855) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromarphysa Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromarphysa tenuis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice concinna Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice elegans Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice elegans (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice margaritacea Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice websteri Fauchald, 1969 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice stigmatura Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice stigmatura (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice tenuicirrata Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice tenuicirrata (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodice unifrons Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEunice unifrons (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoimia bermudensis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumbrinereis nasuta Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumbrinerides nasuta (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysidice bilobata Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysidice ninetta Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroclymene Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroclymene producta (Lewis, 1897) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaldanopsis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabaco Kinberg, 1867 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaldanopsis elongata (Verrill, 1873) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabaco elongatus (Verrill, 1873) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarphysa regalis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematonereis hebes Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysidice hebes (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicolea modesta Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontosyllis brachydonta Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontosyllis enopla Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis nuchalis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis nuchalis gularis Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamarphysa obtusa Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicidion obtusa (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodoce bermudae Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenetyllis bermudae (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus luminosus Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus purpureus Schmarda, 1861 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus pennulifera Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia Verrill, 1900 (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymniella Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtothelepus Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthelepus McIntosh, 1885 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtothelepus tenuis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepus tenuis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobiceros pardalis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorvillea Parfitt, 1866 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis caeca (Webster & Benedict, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParougia caeca (Webster & Benedict, 1884) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis erythrops Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorvillea sociabilis (Webster, 1879) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis madeirae Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchistomeringos rudolphi (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis melanops Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorvillea sociabilis (Webster, 1879) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauronereis polyodonta Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchistomeringos rudolphi (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSthenelais setosa Bush in Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma M. Sars in G.O. Sars, 1872 (subsequent type designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma (Eugrymaea) polybranchia Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma polybranchia (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) exigua Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLangerhansia exigua (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) nitida Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis exilis (Gravier, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) annularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyposyllis annularis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) catenula Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) cincinnata Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) corallicola Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) corallicola lineolata Verill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) diplomorpha Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyposyllis diplomorpha (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) grandigularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis grandigularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis exilis (Gravier, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis grandigularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis exilis (Gravier, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis jugularis Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepus tenuis (Verrill, 1900) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis attenuata Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis fertilis Verill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis corallicola Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis tenella Verrill, 1900 (original description)
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus (Proceraea) simplex Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis lamellifera Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmosyllis longisetosa Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis (Synsyllis) longigularis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis (Synsyllis) viridula Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubeosyllis nitidula Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrubeosyllis rugulosa Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis palpata Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemisyllis dispar Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontosyllis brachydonta Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontosyllis enopla Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis nuchalis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis nuchalis gularis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) exigua Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) nitida Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) annularis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) catenula Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) cincinnata Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) corallicola Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) corallicola lineolata Verill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Typosyllis) diplomorpha Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis grandigularis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis jugularis Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis attenuata Verrill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis fertilis Verill, 1900 
Bermuda for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrypanosyllis tenella Verrill, 1900 
Syntype YPM 22543, locality Bermuda, identified as Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900
Syntype YPM 22544, locality Bermuda, identified as Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900
Syntype YPM 23001, locality Bermuda, identified as Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900
Syntype YPM 23002, locality Bermuda, identified as Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900
Holotype YPM 2864, locality Bermuda, identified as Protothelepus tenuis Verrill, 1900
Syntype YPM 2974, identified as Syllis grandigularis Verrill, 1900
Holotype YPM 2975, identified as Syllis (Ehlersia) nitida Verrill, 1900
Holotype YPM 2976, identified as Syllis cincinnata Verrill, 1900
Syntype YPM IZ 001242.AN, locality Bermuda, identified as Aricia setosa Verrill, 1900
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Found associated with the coral Palythoa (Hexacorallia).  [details]

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Living in association with sponges.  [details]

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Species inhabiting sponges.  [details]

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9-11 meters (5-6 fathoms).  [details]

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Low tide. [details]

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Not stated, unknown. Probably shallow water. [details]

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Shallow water to about 8 m.  [details]

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Original diagnosis by Verrill (1900: 660-661): ''This is proposed for the following new species which agrees with ... [details]

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Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. [details]

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Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda. [details]

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Bermuda [details]

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Bermuda Archipelago, Bahamas, Atlantic coast of the USA (Georgia), and Gulf of Mexico (Florida and Texas).  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Bermuda.  [details]

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Northwestern Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda. Caribbean Sea: Colombia.  [details]

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Western Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda; Gulf of Mexico; Venezuela; probably Curaçao (Hartmann-Schröder, 1980, as ... [details]

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Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet setosa (masculine: setosus) is a Latin adjective ... [details]

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Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet tenuis is a Latin adjective meaning 'thin', 'slender' ... [details]

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Not stated. The subgeneric epithet Polymniella is composed by the generic name Polymnia Malmgren, 1867, followed by ... [details]

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The generic name Desmosyllis derives from the Greek prefix 'desmo', meaning 'bonds', 'or 'connections', and the ... [details]

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The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making ... [details]

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The name of the genus Grubeosyllis is composed with the name of the German zoologist Adolph Edward Grube (b. ... [details]

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The specifc epithet annularis refers to the pigmentation of the species, with the cirri appearing "distinctly ... [details]

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The specifc epithet catenula (Latin word for little or small) refers to the small size of the species.  [details]

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The specific epithet corallicola refers to the fact that the species is common in the cavities of dead corals, from ... [details]

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The specific epithet grandigularis refers to the very large size of the pharynx and proventricle.  [details]

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The specific epithet diplomorpha is composed by the Greek words 'diplo', meaning double, and 'morphos', meaning ... [details]

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The specific epithet jugularis is Late Latin for 'throat' and refers to the long and slender pharynx of the species.  [details]

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The specific epithet cincinnata is the feminine gender of the Latin word for curly, referring to the coiled and ... [details]

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The specific epithet exigua refers to the small and very slender size of the species.  [details]

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The specific epithet cephalata refers to the prominent and thick head of the species, with very large palps.  [details]

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The specific epithet nitida, feminine gender for the Latin word nitidus, meaning bright, refers to the plain ... [details]

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The specific epithet palpata refers to the very large and thick, subovate palps of the species.  [details]

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The specific epithet attenuata refers to the gradually decrease in size of the dorsal cirri to the end of the body.  [details]

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The specific epithet fertilis refers to the fact that the type specimen had its body, from about the 33rd segment, ... [details]

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The specific epithet rugulosa is the Latin feminine word for 'wrinkled', and refers to the minute conical papillae ... [details]

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The specific epithet simplex is a Latin word, meaning 'simple', 'not complex'.  [details]

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The specific epithet brachydonta derives from the Latin prefix brachi-, meaning 'short', and the Greek word donta, ... [details]

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The specific epithet nitidula is the Latin word for 'somewhat elegant' or 'trim', and probably refers to the "very ... [details]

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The specific epithet tenella is the Latin word for delicate or tender.  [details]

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The specific epithet nuchalis refers to the thin collar formed by the buccal segment, "conspicuous on the sides, ... [details]

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The specific epithet dispar is the Latin word for 'different', 'unlike', 'unequal'.  [details]

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The specific epithet viridula is a Letin word derived from viridis, meaning 'greenish', nad making reference to the ... [details]

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The specific epithet longisetosa refers to the long chaetae of the species, with those of the anterior chaetigers ... [details]

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The specific epithet lamellifera refers to the leaf-like gill present in the anterior side of th parapodia.  [details]

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The specific epithet longigularis derives from the Latin words longi, meaning 'long', and gularis, meaning ... [details]

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The specific epithet enopla is the neuter plural of the Latin word enoplos, meaning 'armed' and making reference to ... [details]

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The subgeneric name Synsyllis derives from the Greek prefix 'syn', meaning 'with' or 'together', and the generic ... [details]

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The subspecific epithet gularis is a Latin word derived from gula and meaning 'thorat'.  [details]

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The subspecific epithet lineolata refers to the presence of a narrow brown line that crosses each anterior segment, ... [details]

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Among the zooids of Palythoa mammillosa (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (Hexacorallia), at low tide.  [details]

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Common among corallines and in dead corals.  [details]

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Common in the cavities of dead corals, from the reefs, and also in corallines.  [details]

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Common in the cavities of dead corals, from the reefs, and also in corallines.  [details]

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In dead corals from the reefs.  [details]

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In shell-sand at low tide. [details]

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In sponges. Specimens from Colombia found inside the sponge Ircinia campana (Lamarck, 1816), collected between 6-8 ... [details]

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In the coral Palythoa, low tide.  [details]

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Lives in sponges.  [details]

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On and inside sponges. Verrill (1900) stated that probably ocurred in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in "dead and decayed masses of corals".  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals. [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals. [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals at shallow water, but common swimming at the surface of the water when mating.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

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Probably in dead corals.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

Probably in dead corals. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

Probably in dead corals. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

Probably in dead corals.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

Shell sand.  [details]